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Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Power

by Maya Angelou
£7.99   paperback  Little, Brown Book Group (2009)

Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Power by Maya Angelou Grace, dignity, and eloquence have long been hallmarks of Maya Angelouís poetry. Her measured verses have stirred our souls, energized our minds, and healed our hearts.
 
Celebrations is a collection of timely and timeless poems: the inspiring 'On the Pulse of Morning', read at President William Jefferson Clintonís 1993 inauguration; the heartening 'Amazing Peace'; 'A Brave and Startling Truth', which marked the fiftieth anniversary of the United Nations; and 'Mother', which beautifully honours the first woman in our lives. Angelou writes of celebrations public and private.
 
Angelou is a chronicler of history, an advocate for peace, and a champion for the planet, as well as a patriot, a mentor, and a friend. To be shared and cherished, the wisdom and poetry of Maya Angelou proves there is always cause for celebration.

ISBN 13: 9781844086153 | ISBN 10: 1844086151